Jean-Philip G. Lumb

Principle Investigator

NIH Postdoctoral Fellow: Stanford University (Professor Barry M. Trost) 2008-2011
Ph.D.: University of California, Berkeley (Professor Dirk Trauner) 2003-2008
B.A.: Cornell University (Professor Bruce Ganem) 1998-2002

Office: Otto Maass 314

Email: jean-philip.lumb [AT]

Prof. Jean-Philip Lumb obtained his B.A. from Cornell University in 2002, graduating Magna Cum Laude with degrees in Chemistry and French Literature. In 2003, he moved to the University of California, Berkeley, where he was an ACS Organic Division Fellow in the research group of Professor Dirk Trauner. From 2008 to 2011 he was a Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University, working under the supervision of Prof. Barry M. Trost. In 2011, Lumb began his independent career at McGill University in Montreal, Québec. He holds grants from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), the Fonds de Recherche du Québec (FQRNT) and McGill University. He is the recipient of the 2014 Thieme Journal Award for young investigators, a Nouveaux Chercheurs Research Grant from the FQRNT, and he is a 2014 North American New Horizons Fellow.